Ocean Installer awarded three key Statoil contracts


Feb 3, 2016


Ocean Installer

3rd of February 2016

Ocean Installer has been awarded three significant contracts for subsea installations and tie-in operations for Statoil on Johan Sverdrup, Oseberg Vestflanken and Gina Krog.

The three awards constitute a significant portion of Statoil’s planned subsea construction work on the Norwegian Continental Shelf for the 2017 season.

“We are truly pleased to have secured these contracts with Statoil in today’s highly competitive market. The awards will contribute to maintaining a good activity level for the Ocean Installer organisation also for next year, and is an opportunity for Ocean Installer to further develop our solid working relationship with Statoil,” says Ocean Installer CEO Steinar Riise.

On Gina Krog, the work scope consists of fabrication of spools and installation of Pipeline end manifold (PLEM) structure, pipeline spools and protection covers, while the Oseberg work scope encompasses fabrication of pipeline spools and protection covers, as well as installation of umbilical, tie-in and pre-commissioning. The work scope on Johan Sverdrup includes installation of three subsea templates for water injection.

Ocean Installer will utilise a combination of its large state-of-the-art construction support vessel (CSV) Normand Vision and the smaller CSV Normand Mermaid for the work.

The offshore operations will take place in Q2 and Q3 2017.

Project management and engineering will be based at Ocean Installer’s headquarter in Stavanger and commence with immediate effect.


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About Ocean Installer

Ocean Installer is a subsea company headquartered in Stavanger, Norway and with offices in Aberdeen, Houston, Mexico City, Perth, Dubai and Rio de Janerio. Ocean Installer holds strong EPCI expertise within the SURF (Subsea, Umbilicals, Risers, Flowlines) segment and is rapidly expanding its operations and organisation within and beyond the North Sea basin.

Ocean Installer provides its clients with recognised first-rate assets and has secured long-term charters on three construction support vessels (CSV): Normand Clipper, Normand Mermaid and Normand Vision. Ocean Installer will continuously invest and develop its assets to fulfill its ambition to be a key service provider within the SURF segment.

Ocean Installer is majority-owned by HitecVision, a leading investor in the oil and gas industry.

Ocean Installer holds FPAL- and Achilles certifications, with systems established in accordance with the requirements set out in ISO 9001, 14001, 18001 and 31 000 standards.

For further information, please visit: www.oceaninstaller.com

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